Nick Gordon – Bass & Guitar Lessons, Composition Teacher
About Nick Gordon
Nick aims to make lessons fun and enjoyable, whilst also providing a structured approach to learning an instrument. He teaches Electric Bass, Guitar and Music Theory.
Lessons are suitable for all levels, whether you are starting out and want help with the basics or can already play but want to take your playing to the next level.
If you have a particular area of interest that you want to work with, lessons can be tailored to your interests. Or Nick can provide his own lesson plans for you. Lots of playing styles are covered, including, funk, soul, jazz, pop, rock, blues and RnB.
Topics covered include: improvisation, solo technique, percussive playing (slap/pop and tapping), chord/scale relationships, chord voicing and more.
The combination of different areas will help you to improve your overall musicality and play with greater awareness, ease and confidence.
Nick is a versatile and experienced musician; He studied jazz at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, BA (Hons) and has over 10 years of experience playing professionally and teaching.
He has performed at venues including including Ronnie Scotts, Primo Bar, The Millennium Centre, Brecon Jazz festival, Dokkhuset Scene (Norway) and has also played in Theatres across the UK and internationally on cruise ships, TV and films.
Nick’s main influences on the bass are Victor Wooten, Marcus Miller and Jaco Pastorious and on guitar Jimi Hendrix and John Frusciante.
His compositions have had radio play on BBC and have featured as music for film on globally exhibited films.
07515 476 739